Category Archives: Derry

County Derry

Hostels in County Derry

The Downhill Hostel in Coleraine is a great way to spend a vacation in Derry. This hostel is located on the largest beach of the North Coast. The common room here has a fireplace. The kitchen is fully equipped with spices, tea and coffee. The dining room provides a nice view of the Atlantic Ocean. Small dorms and private rooms have very comfortable beds. Hot water is available all day. Bicycle storage is very secure and the lockers in the rooms are free. Laundry services are also available. Ash Villa Hostel is another fine hostel in Derry City. Rooms ranging from dorms to en-suite family rooms have the capacity to accommodate 22 people. The self catering kitchen is very modern and equipped with everything one might need. The common room features TV, DVD player and a video library. Linen and internet access are free.

Derry City Independent Hostel

Derry City Independent Hostel is a wonderful place to stay and have fun at the same time. The hostel staff is committed to ensuring that the guests have the best time possible. They will do everything from doing the laundry to taking you out to pubs to meet the locals and enjoy the nightly music sessions. Everyone is welcomed with tea or coffee here. In fact, tea and coffee are completely free. Broadband internet access is also offered free. A free delicious breakfast will welcome you every morning. On most summer nights, guests can participate in all-you-can-eat barbeques for a small amount of money. The food includes such mouth watering delicacies as burgers, chicken wings, sausages, bread etc. The dining room of this hostel has been transformed into an Indian style Aladin’s Cave that will prove to be interesting to many guests.

Fine restaurants in County Derry

The Salmon Leap in Coleraine is a great place to taste the best of the salmon dishes. The selection of wines is amazing and makes dining at this place a worthwhile experience. The Sandwich Company in Derry City will introduce you to some of the best hot and cold sandwiches in the province. Homemade cakes and excellent coffee greatly enhance the pleasure of this satisfying dining experience. If you love the taste and texture of fresh fish, there’s no better place to go than Reggie’s Seafood Restaurant. They feature an exclusive selection of locally caught fish. The taste of the food is enhanced by imaginatively created delicious sauces. The Little Tea Shop is very popular with the locals and the tourists. Smoking is not allowed here and the menu offered is pretty extensive. The afternoon cream tea is a favourite of many visitors here. A nice selection of simple and well-prepared family dishes is offered for lunch.